After the launch: Russian FM Lavrov insists that new international sanctions on North Korea would have "zero effect."
The UN and the African Union hustle to tamp down violence between Sudan and South Sudan.
The BRICS plan to announce joint support for a World Bank candidate today.
The World Bank is bullish on the Democratic Republic of Congo.
WTO judges will rule on whether Europe has stopped subsidizing Airbus.
ASEAN tests its new disaster warning system.